Early this week, I had one of those pullover in the car to listen to the radio moments.
New plans are in the works to bring another mixed-use property to Birmingham’s Parkside district. Developers announced this week their plans to build a 140-room boutique hotel, residential units, an entertainment venue as well as retail and studio space. Here’s a sneak peek into the plans for Parkside’s latest swanky development.Continue reading “Boutique hotel, mixed-use development coming to Parkside”
Looking for the perfect gift for a college grad, bridesmaid or for Father’s Day? We got ya covered with some help from Birmingham based Freedom Soap Co. Give all natural, eco friendly, locally made and thoughtfully curated Freedom Soap gift sets.Continue reading “Need the perfect gift idea? Here are 6 curated gift sets for anyone on your list from Birmingham based Freedom Soap Co.”
Looking for weekend plans? Get ready to fill your calendar! Here’s what’s happening in Birmingham, May 17-19.Continue reading “4 GoT watch parties, a killer plant on broadway, Do Dah Day and more happening in Birmingham, May 17-19”
Sozo Trading is celebrating its fourth anniversary in June. This special Birmingham organization is supporting children in Uganda as well as nonprofits right here in the Magic City.Continue reading “5 things you need to know about Sozo Trading in Avondale, including goods from Uganda”
Are you looking for a new home in Birmingham? We’ve got 52 open houses for you to check out this weekend — you’re sure to find the perfect home for you. Enjoy!Continue reading “Great house hunting weather this weekend!! Open Houses for May 17-19”
Earlier this week, architect I.M. Pei, passed away at the age of 102.
Have you ever wondered how a bionic eye works? Or wanted to control a computer using the power of your mind? Visit McWane Science Center’s newest traveling exhibit, Bionic Me by Scitech opening Sunday, May 19. Get tickets now.Continue reading “Mind control and 3D printing are just 2 features in McWane Science Center’s newest exhibit, Bionic Me, opening May 19”
Birmingham – you have got one last opportunity to watch football until the pro and college teams begin training camps and games in August.
We’ve had some gorgeous weather in Birmingham the last few days. You know what that means–it’s time to get outside before it’s hot and muggy. To make your planning easier, we’ve compiled a list of must-do hikes in and around Birmingham on the Red Rock Trail System, a network of more than 120 miles of trails in Jefferson County. Read on for more info.Continue reading “5 hikes on Birmingham’s Red Rock Trail System: including the new section of the High Ore Line Trail”
Yesterday, the Red Mountain Theatre Company (RMTC) announced plans to develop a $25 million Arts Campus in the heart of Birmingham’s Parkside District. Dubbed their “2nd Act”, the theatre company anticipates relocating by the summer of 2021. See photos of where the campus will be, plus renderings of the new project.Continue reading “PHOTOS: Red Mountain Theatre Company to develop $25 million Arts Campus in Birmingham’s Parkside District by summer of 2021”
Attention race fans! If you’re craving the fast-paced, high-energy feel of the race track, Barber Motorsports Park is hosting two events you won’t want to miss—Barber Historics, May 18-19 and Barber Small Bore, June 7-9. Tickets available now. Kids 15 and under get in FREE!Continue reading “Ready for the Porsche Track Experience? Attend Barber Historics, May 18-19 and Barber Small Bore, June 7-9 at Barber Motorsports Park. Tickets available now!”
Do you or someone you know resemble Bham Now’s wise, yet charming logo? Then enter Bham Now’s logo look-alike contest.Continue reading “Enter your photo into Bham Now’s logo look-alike contest. The winner gets free swag!”
Birmingham’s local farmers’ markets are plentiful in number and in offerings. At them, you’ll find fresh produce, meats, cheeses, flowers, handcrafts, handmade soaps, herbal medicines and so much more. Plus, you’re likely to run into friends and neighbors, making your outing all the more rewarding.Continue reading “Your guide to 15 local farmers markets in Birmingham”
Three Birmingham “favorites” – Saw’s BBQ, Galley and Garden and Pepper Place have been featured this Spring in Delish.com, one of the nation’s top 10 food related digital publications online.